Located just 45 minutes away from Durban in the Natal Midlands is The Golden Horse Casino & Hotel. This is the only hotel in all of Africa to have both a racecourse and a casino which makes it a paradise for people who love the entertainment of racing as well as the fun of casino gaming.
This four-star hotel is world class and offers unsurpassed hospitality with 86 huge en-suite bedrooms that were made for kings. They are decorated quite beautifully and have all modern amenities that you may need in today’s world like telephones, satellite TV, room safes and data lines for your laptop. The hotel was overhauled just recently and now offers some very distinct contemporary and modern feels which provide an awesome oasis far away from the hustle and bustle of the hotel’s casino.
The Golden Horse casino is located in Scottsville. Every single hotel room is exquisitely decorated and offers views of the Race Course. The casino offers a large number of restaurants to choose from ranging from Indian and Italian cuisine to all sorts of elegant dining options.
When it comes to the race course, you can look forward to the Golden Horse sprints which take place in May/June each year. Then there’s the Golden Horse casino where you can find a large number of table games and slots including a million dollar slots jackpot.
In terms of restaurants, here are some of the best on offer at Golden Horse:
Cafe Cavallo – This Italian themed restaurant overlooks the casino floor and offers light meals, breakfast, cakes, pizza cocktails and coffee on every day of the week.
Boston BBQ – The best and biggest buffet in the world is available here. There are more than 140 dishes for you to choose from. It is open for dinner every single day and also for lunch on Thursday, Friday, Sunday and every race day.
Even though online casino sites are causing a drop in revenues at old and beautiful casinos such as the Golden Horse. They will never beat these land based establishments for a real gambling night out.